Community and Justice Services

Adult & Youth Services such as youth mentorship, public education and referral information, and community justice

Included in this section:

KidStart Mentoring Program:

KidStart is a one-to-one volunteer mentoring program available to children and youth who are at high risk to becoming involved in or who have had some experience with the justice system.

Saanich Community Justice Initiatives:

Saanich Community Justice is an innovative out of court process to deal with a criminal offence. It is an alternative to the traditional justice system and is based on Restorative Justice Practices.

Public Education:

The John Howard Society actively seeks opportunities to speak with community groups, schools and individuals about the criminal justice system and the work of the Society.

Drop in Referrals:

We provide referral and information services to prisoners and ex-prisoners, their families and the general public. Call or visit our office for more information.

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